The Future Labs

The Future Labs

By João Ribas
Welcome to The Future Labs, a podcast series featuring today's leaders on tomorrow's future. We speak to experts around the globe about their role in changing the world for the better. Join us every other week for a fresh new episode.
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The Future of Voice Biomarkers w/ Ed Kliphuis
Welcome to The Future Labs, a podcast series talking to people building the future, today. We speak to thought leaders around the globe about the ideas and technologies that will shape our future. In this episode, we are exploring The Future of Voice Biomarkers (and maybe coining the term "voice-omics"!) and the potential to diagnose medical conditions based on voice. We are speaking to Ed Kliphuis, Investment Director at M Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Merck KGaA. Ed spoke with us about their recent investment into Sonde Health, a digital medicine company developing diagnostic tools based on voice biomarkers. Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek
30:16
April 24, 2019
The Future of AI in Drug Development w/ Jackie Hunter
Welcome to The Future Labs, a podcast series talking to people building the future, today. We speak to thought leaders around the globe about the ideas and technologies that will shape our future. It’s hard to escape a week without seeing the words “artificial intelligence” plastered everywhere. Is it a revolution or just hype? In this episode we are exploring  The Future of AI in Drug Discovery and how artificial intelligence is generating new ideas for new medicines. We’re talking to Jackie Hunter, a Board Director at benevolentAI. Jackie directs the application of BenevolentAI’s technology for clinical development and gives the company the insight it needs to operate its unique business model – one which sees it not only researching, but also developing the blueprint for new drugs. Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek
27:57
March 26, 2019
The Future of Antibiotics w/ Aleks Engel
Welcome to The Future Labs, a podcast series talking to people building the future, today. We speak to thought leaders around the globe about the ideas and technologies that will shape our future. Antimicrobial resistance is a growing concern around the globe - the world health organization considers it one of the biggest threats to global health that can affect anyone, of any age, in any country.  In this episode, we are exploring The Future of Antibiotics on why antimicrobial resistance is such a big problem and how to tackle it on multiple fronts. We are speaking to Aleks Engel, Director of the REPAIR Impact Fund, a 165 million dollar initiative dedicated to investing in new anti-infective companies. Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek
39:33
March 12, 2019
The Future of Personalized Cancer Treatment w/ Kristof Szalay
Welcome to The Future Labs, a Podcast series talking to people building the future, today. We speak to experts around the globe about their role in changing the world for the better. In this episode, we are exploring The Future of Personalized Cancer Treatment and how computer-based modelling can help identify the best ways to tackle cancer in individual patients or patient populations. We are speaking to Kristof Szalay, Founder and CTO of Turbine.ai, a company using computer-based modelling to reveal the potential of new and existing drugs and to help match these to the right patients. 📖 Read the article here! Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek
34:46
February 26, 2019
The Future of Digital Therapeutics w/ Eddie Martucci
Welcome to The Future Labs, a Podcast series talking to people building the future, today. We speak to experts around the globe about their role in changing the world for the better. In this episode, we are exploring The Future of Digital Therapeutics and how we are moving towards a world where patients can be prescribed a digital product (such as a video game) instead of a drug. We are speaking to Eddie Martucci, Founder and CEO of Akili Interactive, a company developing digital neurological treatments in the form of video games, engineered to directly improve cognitive deficits. 📖 Read the article here! Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek
33:47
February 12, 2019
The Future of Open Innovation w/ Sara Holoubek
Welcome to The Future Labs, a Podcast series talking to people building the future, today. We speak to experts around the globe about their role in changing the world for the better. In this episode, we are exploring The Future of Open Innovation and how organizations are increasingly sourcing innovation beyond their borders. We are speaking to Sara Holoubek, Founder and CEO of Luminary Labs, a strategy and innovation consultancy firm with expertise in helping clients with Open Innovation. Listen to discover how open innovation is changing your industry. Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek Head to www.thefuturelabs.com for more information!
36:36
February 5, 2019
The Future of Cultured Meat w/ Mark Post
In this episode our host João Ribas explores The Future of Cultured Meat, and how its production may be moving away from the farm and into the lab. We are speaking to Mark Post, CSO of Mosa Meat, a pioneer of this field who is famous for creating the first “Lab-grown burger” in 2013. We discuss the reasons for developing lab-grown meat, what lab-grown meat actually means and how the public has reacted to the early versions being developed. Music: Beauty From Nothing by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek Head to www.thefuturelabs.com for more information!
24:23
January 28, 2019
The Future Labs Intro
Welcome to The Future Labs, a Podcast series talking to people building the future, today. In this series, we speak to experts around the globe about their role in changing the world for the better. The first season will dive into topics like burgers grown in a lab, open innovation in big companies, video games as digital medicines and much more. Connect with us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, and let us know what you think! Music: “Beauty From Nothing” by David Ibbett, performed by Sophia Subbayya Vastek.
00:47
January 17, 2019
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